Lost Quotes

Gayle Forman

I'm not sure this is a world I belong in anymore. I'm not sure that I want to wake up.

C. JoyBell C.

In this world, it is too common for people to search for someone to lose themselves
In this world, it is too common for people to search for someone to lose themselves in. But I am already lost. I will look for someone to find myself in.

Sarah Ockler

Weeping is not the same thing as crying. It takes your whole body to weep, and when it's over, you feel like you don't have any bones left to hold you up.

Jean Anouilh

There is love of course. And then there's life, its enemy.

Lana Del Rey

No one compares to you, but there's no you, except in my dreams tonight.

Maurice Maeterlinck

When we lose one we love, our bitterest tears are called forth by the memory of hours when we loved not enough.

David Rovics

They'll say you are bad
or perhaps you are mad
or at least you
should stay undercover.
Your mind must be bare
if you would dare
to think you can love
more than one lover.

Charlotte Eriksson

I was running and deliberately lost my way. The world far off and nothing but my breath and the very next step and it’s like hypnosis. The feeling of conquering my own aliveness with no task but to keep going, making every way the right away and that’s a metaphor for everything.

Shannon Taylor Hodnett

Lost in a book is a great place to be found.

A.J. Darkholme

There is stability in walking an uncertain path, because you never allow yourself to be misled by what you think you know.

Brandon Andress

If people feel lost and alone and helpless and broken and hopeless today, what will it be like if the world really begins to come apart at the hinges?

Simona Panova

And I wasn’t playing a role – I was trying to be myself.
But the harder I was striving, the more I was realizing that I had probably lost that ‘myself’ somewhere between two perfectly performed roles...

D. Antoinette Foy

The core of your
true self
is never lost.
Let go of all the
pretending and
the becoming
you've done just
to belong.
Curl up with your
rawness and come home.
You don't have to
find yourself;
you just have to
let yourself in.

Ram Mohan

Leave if you must. But leave when you are strong, not weak. Leaving should be a choice and not the only option.

Emma Donoghue

People move around so much in the world, things get lost.

Doug Cooper

There’s a drive in a lost soul - in one that is searching for acceptance, companionship, belonging, whatever you want to call it. The slightest coincidence ignites a spark that one hopes will lead to something meaningful.

Sanhita Baruah

There were two and only two messages that could have been comprehended by what he said.

But neither of them was soothing; neither of them was a lie.

Kendare Blake

You make me want things that I can't have.

Lisa Dierbeck

She would let a speeding automobile hit her to show them all how unloved she was.

Crystal Woods

She was always looking for guarantees in a world of none.

Munia Khan

Slogans seem to be dead; this world is now busy chanting fears of lost democracy

Shujoy Chowdhury

hide your feelings, hide you thoughts, hide your self from the world but dont hide you from you cause only you know where you stand & the world's knows nothing

Alexandra Adornetto

I thought you were gone forever, I thought you’d walked away from everything, because I failed, because I destroyed the only thing that ever mattered to me. I waited for you to come, but you didn’t.

Rachel Ward

You get use to someone - start to like them, even - and they leave. In the end, everyone leaves.

Rachel Vincent

Some things are private. Some things needed to be said, even when the person who needed to hear them couldn’t hear anything. Ever again.

Kazuo Ishiguro

I half closed my eyes and imagined this was the spot where everything I'd ever lost since my childhood had washed up, and I was now standing here in front of it, and if I waited long enough, a tiny figure would appear on the horizon across the field and gradually get larger until I'd see it was Tommy, and he'd wave, and maybe even call.

Olivia Fuller

Do you have any idea what it feels like to suddenly realize that the reason you’ve have been so lost your whole life is because a piece of you was missing and you never even knew it - only to find that missing piece and know that you can’t have it and so you will never, ever be whole?

J.K. Rowling

Yeah, but the lost diadem," said Michael Corner, rolling his eyes, "is lost, Luna. That's sort of the point.

Eoin Colfer

Really, I'm trying to care, Artemis, really. But I thought it was all supposed to be over when the fat lady sings. Well, she's singing, but it doesn't appear to be over

George Bernard Shaw

There are two tragedies in life. One is to lose your heart's desire. The other is
There are two tragedies in life. One is to lose your heart's desire. The other is to gain it.

Melody Beattie

I used to spend so much time reacting and responding to everyone else that my life had no direction. Other people's lives, problems, and wants set the course for my life. Once I realized it was okay for me to think about and identify what I wanted, remarkable things began to take place in my life.

Raymond Carver

I've crossed some kind of invisible line. I feel as if I've come to a place I never thought I'd have to come to. And I don't know how I got here. It's a strange place. It's a place where a little harmless dreaming and then some sleepy, early-morning talk has led me into considerations of death and annihilation.

Lish McBride

Most people felt lost after high school. Sometimes I felt like I'd never really been found in the first place.

Peter Deunov

Stop in somebody's shadow to rest and cool down, and you are lost. No one can make anyone else happy.

Amit Kalantri

Before this generation lose the wisdom, one advice - read books.

Sara Keddar

I guess that we all need freedom, we all have a reason why we are here, but the most annoying thing is that we're mostly lost in our way, we are mostly wrong about things around us, Which it drives us nowhere than somewhere.

Michael Bassey Johnson

The more death, the more birth. People are entering, others are exiting. The cry of a baby, the mourning of others. When others cry, the other are laughing and making merry. The world is mingled with sadness, joy, happiness, anger, wealth, poverty, etc.

Yadira Pantoja

I think that the hardest thing you will ever come to understand is that you were not IN LOVE with the person that you spend years of your life with. You loved them, but you weren't in love with them...

& then the strangest clarity comes when you meet someone special...you come to understand why it didn't workout with anyone else.

Emme Rollins

I looked at him like a stranger, someone I’d never seen before, and he looked at me like I’d been lost to him for a thousand years and finally found.

Patrick W. Carr

Her mouth set. "I've already lost one man I loved tonight. I will not lose the other." She glared at him. "And curse you, you stone head, for making me say it first.

John Green

You can't just make me different and then leave

Alan Brennert

She already felt dead in everything but name. What remained to be taken from her? She longed to be enfolded, welcomed, into the earth - to breathe no more, love no more, hurt no more

Carrie Jones

What I have learned lately is that people deal with death in all sorts of ways. Some of us fight against it, doing everything we can to make it not true. Some of us lose our selves to grief. Some of us lose ourselves to anger.

Kimberly Novosel

I told him I had once lost everything I had, too, and that I think that can be God’s way of building walls around us to force us to look up at Him.

Felix Wantang

If you do not believe you are a lost sheep, then you do not need a Savior who is the Good Shepherd Jesus Christ. John 10:11-14.

Hannah Brencher

When it came to talking with God, I wanted to believe he was like those stars. If I looked, he’d be there. I’d lost a lot of things in the years that led up to this point - shoes and keys and books and boyfriends - but I never lost that hope

Christian Bovee

When all else is lost, the future still remains.

Thomas Wolfe

I believe that we are lost here in America, but I believe we shall be found. And this belief, which mounts now to the catharsis of knowledge and conviction, is for me-and I think for all of us-not only our own hope, but America's everlasting, living dream.

Jenim Dibie

The things you let go will someday teach you how to fly.

Charlotte Eriksson

Well, at least this is what I told myself every day as I fell asleep with the fire still burning and the moon shining high up in the sky and my head spinning comforting from two bottles of wine, and I smiled with tears in my eyes because it was beautiful and so god damn sad and I did not know how to be one of those without the other.

Paula Hawkins

Who's to say that once I run, I'll find that isn't enough? Who's to say I won't end up feeling exactly the way I do right now-not safe, but stifled? Maybe I'll want to run again, and again, and eventually I'll end up back on those old tracks, because there's nowhere left to go. Maybe. Maybe not. You have to take the risk, don't you

J.R.R. Tolkien

All that is gold does not glitter,
Not all those who wander are lost;
The old that is strong does not wither,
Deep roots are not reached by the frost.

From the ashes a fire shall be woken,
A light from the shadows shall spring;
Renewed shall be blade that was broken,
The crownless again shall be king.

Susie Clevenger

Foggy nights bring some comfort.
He can get lost in the mist
and there is no one to stare or question.

Christine Feehan

Maybe you are already lost and just do not know it.

David Winter

A lost person or article is still what it is, still valuable in itself, but in the wrong place, disconnected from its purpose and unable to be or do whatever it is intended to be or do.

Haruki Murakami

You lost all interest in this world. You were disappointed and discouraged, and lost interest in everything. So you abandoned your physical body. You went to a world apart and you’re living a different kind of life there. In a world that’s inside you.

Touaxia Vang

I know it's painful growing,
I bet the changes was painful too.
But nothing is as painful as being somewhere you don't belong.

E.L. Montes

You didn't judge my past. That's when I knew I couldn't turn away from you even if I tried...

E.L. Montes

The morning I drove by and saw you alone, staring at the house. I told myself to keep on driving, but something told me to stop. And when I'd seen how lost and confused you were, something told me I was meant to be there....
I was meant to be there so I could help you find your way

Julien Smith

Getting lost is not fatal. Almost every time, it will make your world.


We don't have to always win,
Sometimes we need to be deprived by others to improve ourselves.

Michael LeBoeuf

Waste your money and you're only out of money, but waste your time and you've lost a part of your life.

Khalid Masood

Everything will be lost in time.

Unknown Author

Unlike clocks, hours have no reverse motion..

Lity Munshi

time becomes a guardian while we lost path in middle path of our journey for being with others

Stephanie Barron

The fate of all things cherished and expensive, to be lost at hazard, and well before their time

Jodi Picoult

Elise Vasquez and I stand shoulder to shoulder, watching the woman we both feel we lost, and may be never really had.

Amber Silvia

And with that, I’m going to crawl into bed and try to erase all that has happened today.

Prabhukrishna M

If I were born a woman, my clothes would be for any man with rough hands
to tear down and my body to be made love to by any heart lost enough to

Toba Beta

Early sign of getting lost is fear.

Emily Thorne

All too often, we mask truth in artifice, concealing ourselves for fear of losing the ones we love or prolonging a deception for those we wish to expose. We hide behind that which brings us comfort from pain and sadness or use it to repel a truth too devastating to accept.

Erol Ozan

Some beautiful paths can't be discovered without getting lost.

Crystal Woods

I finally gave in today. Admitting that I haven't been able to do it alone, that's defeat right? But do a couple pills change why I'm here? Will my spirit be altered? Do my passions change? Will I lose hope either way? My madness is what makes me. It’s my most unique beauty.

Bryant McGill

When you feel lost turn towards love. Become a seeker of beauty in all things.

Lokesh Fouzdar

she has craters
but only a fool can deny her beauty.
She silently stare sun whole night
& reflects his light
his love with stars at times.

Laurel A. Rockefeller

Love for the beauty of the soul.
I shall love you always.
When the flower of life has gone,
ever I shall find you.
When all is lost and winter comes,
I shall be your spring time.
And memory fades and wilts then,
I shall always find you....
I shall always find you....

Anna White

A basic reality of life is that we all struggle. We hurt and have hurt other people. We all feel lost sometimes.
This isn’t all we are, but it is a part of who we are. The only question I have when I’m with someone is, “Can they admit it? And will they let me admit it too?

Anna White

The shadow is dark and the woods are cold, but they are not endless. No matter how lost you are now, you are not lost forever. You are findable.

Love just keeps on looking.

Love is forever tries.

Morgan Chabane

Surely you may happen to get lost
on the way, but naturally that is
simply how you find your self.

Hannah Kilfoyle

And it never mattered who the man I portrayed him to be was.
The memory was in the same place as the fantasy, and that place was proven so contorted, convoluted, I'm unsure if I ever told the truth.

Kritika Chanauria

I'd rather be lost than be somewhere I don't belong.

Sam J. Charlton

When you’re lost there’s nowhere to go but forward. One step at a time – and the way will show itself.

Jennifer Salvato Doktorski

First I lost my heart. Then I lost my mind.

Kimberly Novosel

Each guy stamped the passport of my heart. “You’re worthy.” Stamp. “You’re enough.” “You have not failed completely.” Stamp, stamp.

LeAnne Mechelle

Her heart may be cracked, but it is pure. She may be jaded, but she is hopeful. She may be broken, but she is strong. She may be here, but she will leave.


Would you dare to reach inside the vault of a feral heart?
Glare into the keyhole, eyes bound with intrigue...is it real what we perceive? or does the absent colour leave you lost or decieved?

David Levithan

She had been lost on her own and I had been lost on my own, so it was natural that once we found each other we wanted to keep being unlost with each other. But that, at heart, had made us exist.

Dixie Waters

When you pour out words from your heart to your lover, make sure they aren't on a paper vessel and lost to the wind.

J.U. Scribe

Do not forget to put it here where it never gets lost,”
his mother said, pointing to his heart.

Jack Gilbert

Our heart wanders lost in the dark woods. Our dream wrestles in the castle of doubt. But there’s music in us. Hope is pushed down but the angel flies up again taking us with her.

Bilal Bashir Magry

I digged my heart deeper to see who is inside, the more i digged ,the more i lost ME

Eric Samuel Timm

In the stillness I find my heart growing hot while I seek the person I have already found. God is so much more than I know.

Mark Polish

Everyone knows what falling in love is like but being in love is what people have lost. That intimacy to be in bed with somebody and just laugh and not hold anybody accountable for what they say.

Charles Baudelaire

My heart is lost; the beasts have eaten it.

Diyar Harraz

There was this saying that kept on haunting her mind – tears make you seem weak. And she wasn’t weak. It was just that sometimes when she was all alone, it had made everything seemed so much real and convincing.

Erich Maria Remarque

We are forlorn like children, and experienced like old men, we are crude and sorrowful and superficial - I believe we are lost.

Wouter Van Gastel

War doesn't have heroes, it only has the men who lost so many things in their life that they just keep going and do the most unthinkable things, just because they don't care anymore.

Christopher J. Nolan

I grew up in an era that was a golden age of the blockbuster, when something we might call a family film could have universal appeal. That's something I want to see again. In terms of the tone of the film, it looks at where we are as a people and has a universality about human experience.

Alice Hoffman

It was amazing how many colors there were, all running into the gutter in a stream: a dozen shades of blue, twenty different reds, and all that black soot, like a nightmare given form, the insides of a heart, destroyed so easily, done away with before anyone could stop the damage, or salvage what was lost, or even try to save him.

Ray Bradbury

...We lost our faith and went around wondering what life was for. If art was no more than a frustrated out-flinging of desire, if religion was no more than self-delusion, what good was life? Faith had always given us answers to all things. But it all went down the drain with Freud and Darwin. We were and still are a lost people.

Raquel Cepeda

She looks like an empty shell of a woman with her soul hovering above her. We believe in spiritual guías in Santo Domingo. Hers is her own self. I can see Mami’s soul desperately trying to find its way back into her small body.

Todd Stocker

Without vision, a church devolves into a lukewarm, aimless organization characterized by infighting, budget grabbing and a dead heart for the lost.

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